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Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)

Overview
Works: 670 works in 1,231 publications in 1 language and 23,125 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Film adaptations  Western films  Horror films  Biographical films  Historical films  Made-for-TV movies  Children's films  Juvenile works  Romance films 
Roles: Distributor, Copyright holder, Director, Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Republic Pictures Home Video (Firm)
Sarah plain and tall by Patricia MacLachlan( Visual )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1993 in English and held by 651 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In the year 1910, New Englander Sarah Wheaton answers an ad for a mail-order bride placed by Kansas farmer Jacob Witting, a widower rearing two children. She begins a 30 day trial period as their guest and enthusiastically assumes all motherly responsibilities. As the days pass, this lonely, motherless family gradually opens their hearts to Sarah and slowly comes to terms with their painful past. Their lives again become spontaneous and magical. Love and respect replace fear and distrust as they join together as a family"--Container
The quiet man by John Ford( Visual )

12 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American prizefighter returns to Ireland in order to forget the past and live peacefully in his village birthplace. He falls in love with the hot-tempered sister of a belligerent neighbor, and trouble ensues over the payment of her dowry
It's a wonderful life by Frank Capra( Visual )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 549 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the life of George Bailey and the misfortunes which pile up in his small building and loan company
High noon by Fred Zinnemann( Visual )

14 editions published between 1952 and 1992 in English and held by 534 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A retired marshal's wedding is interrupted when he learns that a killer he had sent to jail will return to town on the noon train to seek revenge. Includes documentary, "The Making of High noon", hosted by Leonard Maltin
Macbeth by William Shakespeare( Visual )

9 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 499 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presentation of Shakespeare's tragedy Macbeth
Force of evil by Abraham Polonsky( Visual )

9 editions published between 1945 and 2004 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A lawyer teams up with the city's biggest mob boss in a scheme to control the numbers racket, but he turns against his boss when the latter kills the lawyer's younger brother
O pioneers! by Glenn Jordan( Visual )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 450 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the turn of the century, an immigrant's daughter inherits her family's Nebraska farm and her father's fierce love for the land. Fifteen years later she has made the family a fortune through her canny management of the farm, but has never forgotten the young man who left the prairie to seek his fortune
Invasion of the body snatchers by Don Siegel( Visual )

7 editions published between 1988 and 2012 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Santa Mira, a small town in California, is suddenly beset with cases of townspeople acting in strange ways and evidence points to an invasion of extraterrestrial origins. With only a few other believers, Dr. Miles Bennell tries to warn the larger world while evading capture by those he once trusted
Long day's journey into night by Sidney Lumet( Visual )

8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and held by 414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Author Eugene O'Neill gives an autobiographical account of his explosive homelife. Fused by a drug-addicted mother, a father who wallows in drink after realizing he is no longer a famous actor and an older brother who is emotionally unstable and misfit, the family is reflected by their youngest son, who at 23 is a sensitive and aspiring writer
John Steinbeck's the red pony( Visual )

5 editions published between 1986 and 1993 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The love of a family is threatened by a boy's devotion to a red pony and the boy's friendship with a hired hand
Body and soul by Robert Rossen( Visual )

8 editions published between 1986 and 2001 in English and held by 355 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his devious climb to be middleweight champion of the world, Charley has become hard and arrogant, and has estranged both his mother and the girl he loves. The film ends with an exciting boxing match in which Charley faces the truth about himself and the corruption which surrounds him
The secret garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett( Visual )

4 editions published between 1992 and 2002 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young orphan named Mary is sent to live at the dark and foreboding English estate of her widowed uncle. She discovers a secret garden which was abandoned after a tragic accident. With the help of her crippled cousin Colin, and Dickon the country boy, her spirit is gradually reawakened as they bring the garden back to life
A double life by George Cukor( Visual )

3 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of an actor unable to separate the roles he plays on stage from his private life. Ronald Colman gives a brilliant performance as Anthony John, an actor playing Othello, who is obsessed by the role to the extent that he feels he must murder his ex-wife who happens to be cast as Desdemona
The court-martial of Billy Mitchell by Otto Preminger( Visual )

6 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Brigadier General Billy Mitchell has devoted his life to the military, and his career to developing a superior air defense force for the United States. When top army brass fail to recognize the importance of air power following its crucial role in winning WWI, Mitchell initiates a campaign to change their minds--a campaign that will ultimately lead to his demotion and the most controversial military trial in U.S. history
Rio Grande by John Ford( Visual )

16 editions published between 1985 and 2002 in English and held by 291 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A Cavalry unit on the Mexican border in the 1880s conducts a campaign against marauding Indians
Separate but equal( Visual )

4 editions published between 1991 and 2003 in English and held by 277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This made-for TV movie dramatizes the events leading to the landmark Supreme Court decision outlawing segregation
Cujo by Stephen King( Visual )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In rural Maine, Vic and Donna Trenton struggle to repair their crumbling marriage, while their young son Tad befriends a hulking, lovable, 200-pound St. Bernard named Cujo. But the once-docile dog undergoes a hideous transformation, becoming a slavering, demonic, implacable killer. Cujo is a South American Indian word meaning "Unconquerable force." Confronting the madness that threatens to overtake the family members, the Trentons discover the strength to face their fear and the courage to fight for their survival
Twin Peaks by David Lynch( Visual )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The body of a young girl (Laura Palmer) is washed up on a beach near the small Washington state town of Twin Peaks. FBI Agent Dale Cooper is called in to investigate her strange demise only to uncover a web of mystery that ultimately leads into the heart of the surrounding woodland and his very own soul"--Douglas Baptie, Internet Movie Database
Pursued by Raoul Walsh( Visual )

9 editions published between 1987 and 2003 in English and held by 252 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jeb Rand is an orphan-turned-war-hero whose love for his step-sister triggers a fatal gun battle with her brother Adam. She marries Jeb, intent on avenging the death on their wedding night but a mysterious stranger from Jeb's past closes in to settle another score
Peter Shaffer's Amadeus( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart is viewed through the memories of an envious rival, Salieri
 
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